Usambara Mountains

Overview

Our Usambara Mountains Hiking 6 Days package treat visitors with breathtaking unique and wide vistas. This peaceful corner of Northern Tanzania is best experienced on a village to village trek. Explore Tanzania off the beaten track as you come along hillside farms nestled between the mountains and lush green rainforest. Experience the real farm life of Tanzania.

Itinerary

DAY 1: ARRIVAL

You’ll be picked up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and taken to your chosen hotel in Arusha /Moshi where you can relax and recover from your journey. Meals: Dinner & Breakfast.

DAY 2: ARUSHA /MOSHI TO LUSHOTO (5/6HRS DRIVE)

In the morning at 7:30 am depart from  Arusha /Moshi to Lushoto West Usambara where you will arrive in the early afternoon for lunch. After lunch you will go for Afternoon walk  to Irente viewpoint for Sunset, and afterwards walk or drive back to your chosen Hotel in Lushoto Town for dinner and overnight : Full board.

DAY 3: LUSHOTO- LUKOZI (4-6HRS WALKING)

Breakfast followed by walking Through Magamba rainforest, home of numerous species of Eastern black and white colobus monkeys, three horned chameleons and colourful butterflies, and visit an old stanch dug by the German during World War 1, the guide will provide an explanation of German and British Colonial history. Proceed walking through the rainforest of Magamba to lukozi where you will stay for dinner and overnight at your chosen hotel.

DAY 4: LUKOZI -RANGWI VILLAGE ( 4-6 HRS WALKING)

Breakfast, then walk along valleys and sloping hillsides of the inner Usambara Mountain passing by the vegetable farms lined with eucalyptus and banana trees to Rangwi. Dinner and overnight at Sisters, NUNS CONVENT CENTER: Full board.

DAY 5: RANGWI-MTAE VILLAGE (4-5HRS WALKING)

After breakfast walk to Mtae via Sunga village and Via Shengayu forest, on the way you will see Mamboleo village.

Then head to limbe village for lunch, thereafter walk to the limbe women’s pottery center to learn and experience the local way of making pottery things by using clay soil then head to magumba Lodge for dinner and overnight.

DAY 6:  MTAE – LUSHOTO TOWN TO YOUR NEXT DESTINATION

After breakfast drive to back to lushoto town and collect all of your stuffs which may had been left / kept at the hotel in town and head to your next destination whether to be Airport/ Zanzibar or elsewhere.

COST INCLUDES:

Arrival and departure airport transfers.

Full board accommodation during safari.

Transport in 4 X 4 jeep with pop up roof for easy game viewing and photography.

Services of our professional Safari guide.

Guaranteed window seat.

Park entrance fees and game drives as specified in the itinerary.

Crater service fee in Ngorongoro.

Flying doctors service.

COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:

International and domestic flights and Visa Cost.

Travel and medical insurance Items of a personal nature e.g. tips, porterage, drinks, telephones, laundry, etc

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